Switch plates are coverings for light outlets. They house the wires keeping them from beings exposed. With today’s homes having numerous switches on the walls, it is necessary to have labels for the switches to prevent mistakes that could damage devices. Continue reading
Engraving is one of the oldest and most commonly used methods of printmaking. It is the process of incising a design onto a surface to create a visual and textural effect. Continue reading
It is a well-known fact that Romans were expert engravers and this is one of the main reasons why so many of their artefacts have lasted throughout the ages. Whether referring to the infamous “Ides of March” coin or their numerous pieces of handcrafted jewellery, the skills that their craftsmen possessed rivals those which are exhibited by today’s artisans.
Take a moment to think about some of your most memorable gifts and presents over the years. The chances are high that you will immediately be drawn to those which were associated with a more personal touch. Perhaps you were even lucky enough to receive an award from the workplace. Continue reading
In today’s world where everyone needs their brand to be noticed, it’s evident that showing your brand is essential. However, the branding must be done in several ways. Among the many methods, engraving is an important as well as a successful method of doing it. Continue reading
Engraving is an art of incising a design onto a hard, flat surface by cutting groves onto it. An engraving is a resultant picture from the art. This art can be learned from various institutions while other some people have the art as a talent. There are various sources where one can buy this kind of art. One of these sources is Able Engraving, where you can get products such as nameplates, memorial plaques, instrument panels, rating plates just to mention but a few. Continue reading
Engraving is the process of making a mark or etching words or a design on to a surface. For example, you may be looking to engrave a memorial headstone, a glass window, a piece of wood or even a pet’s identity disc. There are many times in life, therefore, when you need to use the services of an engraver. This short article will help you to think about what you need to consider when choosing an engraving company for your needs. Choosing an engraver can be tricky if you do not fully understand the process of engraving. Continue reading
Opting to have brass engraving carried out is a wonderful way to personalise your piece and keep memories forever. Getting an engraving is a simple and quick way to have something to cherish that reminds you of a person or a special time in your life. Whether it’s brass engraving or another material like bronze you are sending off to expert engravers, there are a couple of things you can do to prepare your material for engraving that will make sure you get the best result. Continue reading
The Use of Plaques
A plaque is a magnificent way of marking a special occasion. Originally given as an award of recognition, the use of a plaque has now rapidly expanded, as has the design and the materials in which it can be made from. A plaque can be both informative and beautiful. Engraved plaques may be used to recognise an historic event, to mark a significant milestone or in memory of a special or important person. Whatever the intended use, the making and engraving process of the plaque remains the same, as outlined below.
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Rare engraving of the Canterbury Magna Carta is bought at local auction by the city’s cathedral
The Magna Carta is one of the most important historical documents in British history. It was signed by the Great King John of England and stated that everyone was subject to the including the King himself. Continue reading